Senior “Summer Fun” Series in South Los Angeles

Senior “Summer Fun” Series in South Los Angeles

Escape the summer heat and join a series of cool “Summer Fun” events! July 22, To Help Everyone (T.H.E.) Health and Wellness Centers is hosting FREE Bingo Games where local seniors can play for prizes. August 19 brings relaxation and rejuvenation with...
Breakfast Bingo

Breakfast Bingo

Happy Fall Y’All “Breakfast Bingo” Senior Appreciation Events are happening as the holidays get going. South Los Angeles seniors are invited to join T.H.E. (To Help Everyone) for a little fun and learning. These casual gatherings are your opportunity to: Ask...

Monkeypox

One of the challenges of messaging for a community health clinic is striking the right balance of disseminating correct information without needlessly alarming people — or further stigmatizing marginalized groups. Enter…monkeypox and Los Angeles which is...

Messaging Checklist 2021

It has been awhile since I shared an updated version of the messaging checklist that I use as a guide to develop integrated marketing campaigns that involve multiple channels. Gone are the days I fuss so much about the particular sizes of images (thanks to Canva,...

924 Days Later…

It feels like a lifetime ago since I last posted here 924 days ago. In a way, it has been a lifetime. Forgive my absence, but my beloved partner of 20 years died 209 days ago, after a long and chronic illness which at times overwhelmed us both. A bit of an optimist,...

Social Media for CEOs Who Hate Social Media

This post is written especially for CEOs and Executive Directors of all the nonprofits out there. You know who you are. You don’t like social media. Not really. It’s not how you grew up because you are a Baby Boomer. You were happy just to have a website for your...

Stay Fresh

Looking back at projects I have been working on the last few months, one thing that jumps out is the importance — and challenge — of keeping not just messages fresh, but yourself, too. You have to keep learning new tricks in order to present information in...

Using Facebook to Grow Your Chapter (or Non-Profit)

In case you missed it, here is a link to my webinar for the Grant Professionals Association on how to employ social media (mostly Facebook) to grow your local organization. This is for intermediate users, referencing the basics of Facebook Page creation but jumping in...

My Love Affair with Canva

If you work for a nonprofit that has a big budget for graphic design and glitzy images that you can order on a weekly whim, good for you! Meanwhile, back here on Planet Earth, pulling graphics together to power up your social media messages and related fliers on a...